This degree is a new discipline, the only programme of its kind in Scotland, and is accredited by the Institution of Fire Engineers. It provides maximum exemptions from the exams of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and graduates will have excellent job prospects in both Public and Private Sectors.
Foundation level - Building Design, Technology and Performance.
Principles of Fire Safety Analysis and The Practice of Fire Safety Design and Regulation, Computer-Aided Modelling Techniques, Risk Management, Introduction to Maths and Structure.
Work placement or studies with one of our partner universities; Fire Dynamics, Structural Fire Protection, Suppression Systems Design, CAD and Computational Fluid Dynamics.
Honours Dissertation, further study of topics such as Smoke Control Systems Design, Evacuation Systems Design, Fire Risk Assessment, Fire Engineering Design.
4 Highers at BBCC including Maths and Physics. Engineering Science or a technological subject or relevant HND.
Part time (day)
School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Civil Engineering and Environmental Management